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12 September 2019
Beatrice de Graaf on talkshow Jinek about right-wing extremism, terrorism and violence.
11 September 2019
Rutger Claassen and Judith van Erp will publish their essay collection 'Entrepreneurship in the open society' in the month of September.
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9 September 2019
Joas Wagemakers writes in 'Nederlands Dagblad' about the recently enacted ban on burqas in specific (public) spaces.
9 September 2019
This special issue charts new directions in digital media and migration studies from a gendered, postcolonial, and multidisciplinary perspective.
6 September 2019
Amsterdam University Press recently published "The Life of Texts" by Kiene Brillenburg Wurth and Ann Rigney.
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Events

boy playing with toy car
Monday 2 September 2019 09:00 to Sunday 13 October 2019 17:00
Our Massive Open Online Course 'Understanding child development – from Synapse to Society' starts again on 2 September. Enroll now!
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Wednesday 18 September 2019 09:45 to Friday 20 September 2019 10:30
The Mnemonics Summer School will be held in Utrecht this September, and the topic is “Memory and Activism”.
Transgender woman in an unsanctioned demonstration to mark World AIDS Day in Solo, Central Java, Indonesia. © iStockphoto.com/Akbar95
Wednesday 18 September 2019 13:15 to 15:00
Ben Hegarty situates the intersection of global health/LGBT rights within a broader concern for transparency and truth-seeking in Indonesia.
Douglas Rushkoff. Foto: Seth Kushner
Saturday 21 September 2019 20:00 to 21:30
In his latest book Team Human (2019), American media critic Douglas Rushkoff sheds light on the digital age in 100 statements.
Michael Henry Spang, wax écorché model, 25cm, ca 1760 © The Hunterian Museum, Glasgow
Thursday 26 September 2019 14:45 to 17:00
With lectures by Marieke Hendriksen and Bart Grob focussing on the production, use and conservation of écorché models.
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New publications

9 September 2019
This special issue charts new directions in digital media and migration studies from a gendered, postcolonial, and multidisciplinary perspective.
6 September 2019
Amsterdam University Press recently published "The Life of Texts" by Kiene Brillenburg Wurth and Ann Rigney.
12 July 2019
BRILL recently published 'Women and Gender in the Early Modern Low Countries, 1500-1750', a book edited by Sarah Moran and Amanda Pipkin.
8 July 2019
Last month '1989 and the West. Western Europe since the End of the Cold War' was published by Routledge.
28 June 2019
Judaism, Christianity and Islam are known to privilege words over images. This book shows, however, that the reality is more complex.
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